NFL Active Leaders - Interception Return Average

The following is a list of the NFL active defensive leaders ranked by interception return average. Statistics are current through the 2018 NFL season and include stats accrued in NFL, AFL and APFA games.

Leaders based on 20 interceptions

      Interceptions
Player Gms Num Yds Avg Lg TD
1. M. Peters 58 22 587 26.7 90t 3
2. T. Gipson 95 20 445 22.2 67 2
3. J. Joseph 184 30 638 21.3 82t 7
4. A. Talib 140 34 722 21.2 104 10
5. H. Smith 96 20 384 19.2 81t 4
6. B. Carr 173 20 373 18.6 49t 2
7. D. McCourty 136 21 382 18.2 84t 1
8. D. Rodgers-Cromartie 160 30 535 17.8 99t 6
9. R. Jones 121 20 332 16.6 54 3
10. E. Weddle 182 29 467 16.1 53 4
11. D. Revis 145 29 466 16.1 100 3
12. C. Hayward 97 20 303 15.2 82t 2
13. E. Thomas 125 28 417 14.9 78t 2
14. T. Johnson 93 22 322 14.6 58t 4
15. G. Quin 156 24 347 14.5 56 2
16. B. Grimes 145 33 461 14.0 94t 3
17. T. Williams 180 32 437 13.7 67 1
18. R. Nelson 181 38 486 12.8 75t 1
19. A. Bethea 190 24 305 12.7 49t 1
20. R. Sherman 116 32 395 12.3 58t 2
21. K. Coleman 129 21 238 11.3 37 2
22. M. Adams 219 30 337 11.2 56 2
23. J. Haden 113 21 232 11.0 62 1
24. L. Hall 152 27 290 10.7 50t 3
25. P. Peterson 125 23 244 10.6 43 1
26. V. Davis 121 22 228 10.4 42 1
27. T. Newman 221 42 363 8.6 70 3